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Azathioprine belongs to the group of medicines known as immunosuppressive agents. It is used to reduce the body's natural immunity in patients who receive organ transplants. It is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Azathioprine may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

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Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Crohn's Disease & Ulcer...
268
69%
Lupus
127
71%
Rheumatoid Arthritis
24
71%
Organ Transplants
17
88%
Sarcoidosis
12
67%
Overall, 71% (479 Members) find Azathioprine helpful
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Azathioprine Reviews

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Worked well. My white blood count bottomed out and I had to quit the meds, I still have a very low immune system from the medication.
Working / Worked
the absolute best thing they have EVER put me on.. when they took me off the prednisone and the methotrexate they put me on this and i felt better than i had in years.
Did not work.
This is a good one for me,but i find my moods are really effected, not sure if that is only me or not??
Working / Worked
ok, just started
Working / Worked
I have been on this for 13 years. Because it doesn't work specifically on symptoms, it is hard to tell if it is helping or not.
horrible drug vomiting and nausea. losing weight. but getting better so worth the hassle. No longer on it, worked after 5 weeks.
Working / Worked
Has worked well with most joints and muscle pain. Did little for the pain and inflammation in wrists and hands.
Working / Worked
has been working for me for the past 14 years
Working / Worked
This medicine makes me have alot of aches and pains in addition to the normal aches and pains. Not sure if it is working though, I have had a cold since early Novemeber.
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Discussions

  1. Discussion: Azathioprine
    thanks for all your input, will for sure try coconut oil as the rash can be scary looking. Amber did the Azathioprine upset your stomach when you inc... [More]
  2. Discussion: Azathioprine
    IT can be a long process to find the right mix of meds to control each person. Azathioprine takes a few months to kick in, Methotrexate is faster and... [More]
  3. Discussion: Azathioprine
    That's what I wanted before he put me on Azathioprine . It will cost me more but it's better. [More]
  4. Discussion: Azathioprine
    Drake, your symtom of sweating is most likely not due to the Azathioprine, sweating is often a side effect of MG and autonomic dysfunction which often... [More]
  5. Discussion: Azathioprine
    I have been on this drug for a few years and never cared to much for it. My doctor put me on Azathioprine because he wanted to get me off Prednisone. ... [More]